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ART OF THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Peter Marren; Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 2140878
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The history of the artwork of the dustwrappers, describing the frantic workings behind the seemingly serene collection of illustrations that have shaped Britain's most iconic natural history series. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Blue endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. ix and 310 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007284719. SIGNED by authors on title page. Very lightest of wear along cover edges. Original wrap around band is still present and very good - a few marks/scuffs. q

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RUM 'UNS TO FOLLOW
Written by Guy Paget; Dick Heathen; James Rudkin; Owston Fox.
Stock no. 2140747
Published by Collins. 1st 1936. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Edited by Paget. Contains: Belvoir Talk by Heathen, A Belvoir Ride by Rudkin, A Short History of the Cottesmore Hunt by Fox, A Ride Round Oakham by Fox and The Pytchley Hunt by Heathen. Colour frontis. B/w plates. Grubby marks to covers, especially spine which has darkened. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF WALES (NN 66)
Written by William M. Condry.
Stock no. 2140714
Published by Collins. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 66. Corries, crags and summits, moorlands, mires and conifers, rivers, lakes and marshes, native woodlands, limestone flora, farmlands, villages and estates, the industrial scene and the coast. B/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002195682. A few light marks to covers. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Damp staining to bottom of page margins to last few pages and to rear pastedown. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE TALE OF THE CROW
Written by Henry B. Kane.
Stock no. 2140659
Published by Collins. 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w photos. Fading to cover edges. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping.

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THE ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION (NN 14)
Written by Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 2140644
Published by Collins. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A complete and critical survey of the subject of botanical illustration. Green cloth. 47 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and 75 figures in the text. 303 pages includes index. Some browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browned spine.

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HEATHLANDS (NN 72)
Written by Nigel Webb.
Stock no. 2140604
Published by Collins. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series No. 72. Green cloth. 20 colour photos and over 100 b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0002190206. Small knock to base of spine. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few light marks and a little fading to spine.

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CHENDRU: THE BOY AND THE TIGER
Written by Astrid Bergman Sucksdorff; William Sansom.
Stock no. 2140561
Published by Collins. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cloth spine. Colour photographic covers. Colour photos. Photographs taken by the author. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; a little loss; some grubby marks.

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YEARS OF COMBAT
Written by Sholto Douglas.
Stock no. 2140554
Published by Collins. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Personal Story of The First War In the Air; Sholto Douglas; Marshal of the Royal Air Force Lord Douglas of Kirtleside. B/w photos. Slight musty odour to book. Grubby marks to front endpaper. Browning/spotting to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks.

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WYE VALLEY (NN 105)
Written by George Peterken.
Stock no. 2140538
Published by Collins. 1st thus 2008. Almost very good condition.

New Naturalist series. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007160693. Creasing to cover edges; 1" tear to top of spine. Marks to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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THE RILLOBY FAIR MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 2140458
Published by Collins. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second book about Roger, Diana, Snubby and his dog Looney, and Barney and his monkey Miranda. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 256 pages with top edge red. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and nicks; minimal loss.

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ADVENTURE STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2140455
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, red titles. Includes Mischief At St Rollo's and Children of Kidillin. Junior Story Books series. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small closed tears; minimal loss.

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ENID BLYTON'S MYSTERY STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2140454
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enid Blyton's Junior Story Books. 2 titles in one volume: Secret of Cliff Castle and Smuggler Ben. Yellow boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to top and tail of spine. A few light marks to covers. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and nicks; a few small tears; minimal loss.

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